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krandy21784 Sep 20, 2007 11:19 AM

Last year at a ECU-NC State game we tailgated along with a ton of fans for both teams.....the party next to us was serving these awesome Pork Wings. The guy worked for Sysco and he let us try a couple. I have to say they were truly awesome. Since then I have tried to find them anywhere. I was sent to a place in Raleigh but they said they had been a special and werent on their regular menu. Anyone know who has them either in the Carolina's or Maryland/

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  1. Will Owen RE: krandy21784 Sep 20, 2007 04:18 PM

    Try a Yahoo or Google search. There's a meat company in Iowa that produces these things - I think it's called Heartland - and as I recall the site has a directory to distributors and retailers. I thought I had it bookmarked, because I've been looking all over for bone-in pork shanks, and that's what those are, but I either misplaced the bookmark or got rid of it. Happy hunting!

    1. Quine RE: krandy21784 Sep 20, 2007 04:31 PM

      http://www.chowhound.com/topics/414002

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        Will Owen RE: Quine Sep 20, 2007 04:35 PM

        THAT'S the one!

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        krandy21784 RE: krandy21784 Sep 21, 2007 10:12 AM

        Smithfield, Sysco and Farmland produce them but I haven't found a retail outlet for them. The Farmland link is for a PDF but even going to their full site I cannot get retail info.They are well worth the search so I'll keep on looking.

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          Alan408 RE: krandy21784 Sep 21, 2007 01:38 PM

          I used to buy Sysco's Generation 7 potatoes from a local restaurant.

          Ask a local restaurant who does business with Sysco if they will order them for you.

        2. PeterJustason RE: krandy21784 May 9, 2009 08:35 PM

          Just had Pork Wings today from Blooming Glen Pork and Catering in Blooming Glen PA. They were excellent and before today I never heard of Pork Wings but I will going back for them next week.

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